No, our services are free of charge. We are a registered charity and receive core funding from the Health Services Executive.
Depending on which Headway centre you apply to will determine the waiting time for your first appointment with us. Once we receive the referral we’ll advise you of how long it will take to get an initial appointment.
We are currently seeing waiting times of approximately 10 months for a first appointment. We will update this guideline as it changes.
This depends on the service you are referred to as some services have longer waiting lists than others. You will be advised of an approximate waiting time when your recommended services are discussed with you at your initial appointment.
Yes, we provide services for people who have sustained brain injuries of varying causes, including stroke.
Yes, when you come for your initial appointment we will speak with your family member to understand their support needs.
All information and documentation received by Headway is recorded and kept on file in accordance with Data Protection legislation. We have a clear and transparent confidentiality policy which you will be advised of at your first meeting with us. We are very happy to discuss any element of this policy with you.